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Weekend Trips

Planning a weekend escape to Blackall? Look no further than our Weekend Trips itinerary page! Designed for those seeking a brief but memorable stay in our vibrant town, this curated guide will help you maximise your weekend getaway. Discover the best attractions, activities, and experiences that Blackall has to offer, whether you're craving outdoor adventure, cultural immersion, or simply some relaxation. Let us help you make the most of your time here, ensuring that every moment is filled with fun, excitement, and exploration. Start planning your perfect weekend retreat in Blackall today!

A memorial statue of Edgar Towner.
The historical Ram Park in Blackall.
Pumpkin Soup made from homegrown pumpkins.

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Friday

Begin by checking in at the Oasis Blackall Motor Inn, your perfect home base for the weekend. Relax and recharge in comfortable accommodations before setting out on your adventure. Here's a suggested plan:

Start with a walking tour of the sculpture trail, exploring the unique art installations that dot the town. Visit Ram Park or the iconic Black Stump and soak in the local history. Treat yourself to a delightful meal at The Woolshed Baa and Grill, savouring the flavours of our region.

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Saturday

Don't miss the chance to shop at Red Ridge The Label and discover unique fashion pieces or explore the art at Red Ridge Interior. You can also see the Blackall Brolgas out the front of their shop on Shamrock St.

Discover the birthplace of the Perry Bros Circus, the first circus to circumnavigate Australia and effectively kickstart the nation's circus industry!

 

Indulge in a delightful dining experience at The Lodge on Hawthorn café, combining delicious cuisine with antique and art gallery browsing.

A group of women wearing Red Ridge The Label
Perry Bros Circus Elephant
The Lodge on Hawthorn
Sunrise at the Blackall Historic Woolscour
Spa at the Blackall Aquatic Centre

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Sunday

Dive into the rich shearing history of Blackall with a tour of the renowned Blackall Historical Woolscour, where you'll witness the heritage of our region. Afterwards, unwind and rejuvenate in the artesian waters at the Blackall Aquatic Centre, the perfect way to relax before continuing your journey.

Top tip: Don't forget to grab your complimentary entry to the Blackall Aquatic Centre, if you're staying with us!

Image Credits & Copyright: Tourism and Events Queensland; Visit Blackall-Tambo; Red Ridge The Label; The Lodge on Hawthorn; Photographer: Peter Van Noorden

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